A full service automotive repair garage,
Our long term staff consists of
David Cardone, Owner, involved in car repair since 1964
Bruce Johnston, Shop Foreman, working with David for 25 years, repairing cars since the ’60’s
Ivan Castaneda, Shop Supervisor, working with our company for over seven years
and our highly skilled technician, Don Burr.
as well as the office staff at our shop:
Nancy Cardone, along with the “daughter” of Cardone & Daughter Automotive, Kyona
and Administrative Assistants Mary and Natalie
Need an appointment? Have an emergency?
● Emergency drop off anytime.
● You can have any tow service tow directly to us anytime. Area tow services are familiar with our shop location and key drop slot.
● FREE LOANER CARS available during contemporary vehicle repairs.
● Call us at (860) 664-0727 to set up an appointment.
● Use our waiting area during service “while you wait”.
● Use our secure key drop slot before or after hours.
Download our Early Bird form HERE
Fill it out, place it (and your keys) into an envelope and drop in our secure drop slot.
● Repairs guaranteed.
Did you know…
- Our shop has 10 working bays with 6 lifts – we can fit up to 14 cars inside.
- We offer affordable Safety & Maintenance Inspections (recommended every 15,000 miles or once a year). Click HERE for our Safety & Maintenance check list.
- 80% of our work load is vintage and imported vehicles, 20% consists of domestic vehicles.
- We are State Certified “Emission Repair Facility”. *We do NOT offer emissions testing at our shop. We believe to be both a test facility and repair facility is a conflict of interest. However- if you have recently failed an emissions test, we can provide the state certified repairs (or waiver) you may need to become eligible to pass.
For diagnostic and technical assistance we have:
- High tech diagnostic scan tools and diagnostic laptop computer
- Engine scope, charging system and exhaust emission analyzer
- Oscilloscope (including a vintage car oscilloscope)
- We belong to several on-line technical repair data services including All-Data, Identifix, IATN
- We have over 300 Repair Manuals on site, including reproduction vintage factory repair manuals
Fax: (860) 664-1966
Monday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. – Noon